Thanksgiving hours: All locations will close at 5 p.m. Nov. 26 and remain closed until 9 a.m. Nov. 28.

Special Events

Art Auction Invitation 2014

Please join us at this year’s Imagine the possibilities Art and Artifacts Reception and Silent Auction! Many one-of-a-kind furnishings and art pieces will be available by bid. Additionally, unique ornaments crafted by local artisans from recycled books will be offered for $20. The purchaser will receive an ornament and a book nameplate. Nameplates will be placed in popular books that will be circulated at the Santori Library – a special holiday gift for loved ones, teachers and so many others!

Furthermore all attendees will sign a construction beam that will be visible at the Richard and Gina Santori Public Library for generations to come.

Event Tickets

$40 per ticket includes substantial appetizers, open bar, and the opportunity to bid on art, furnishings and other unique items from our “antique” Main Library.

Purchase Tickets Online: Click Here. Fill in all required information. Please indicate in the ‘Comments Section’ that the donation is towards “Imagine the possibilities”. Click Submit.

Purchase by Phone or Email: Contact the Foundation at 630-264-4154 or by email to Only credit cards are accepted by phone and email. To purchase by check, please mail your check to the Aurora Public Library Foundation, 1 East Benton Street, Aurora, IL 60505.

Tax Information:

$15 of every $40 ticket is tax deductible as a charitable donation under Federal tax law.

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